South Somerset District Council's tourism website. Everything for the perfect holiday in England!

and getting around while you're here...


Details and help planning public transport routes in South Somerset can be found at Traveline or by ringing 0871 200 22 33 or from Somerset Country Council on 0845 345 9155 or emailing


The main bus companies in South Somerset are First and South West Coaches Ltd who both operate from Yeovil Bus Station (Glovers Walk, Yeovil BA20 1LH)


Slinky Bus
Flexible in the Chard/Ilminster area (phone number 0844 800 9646) and Wincanton area (phone number 01963 33864)

CAR RENTAL - for a full list of companies, click here for car rental 

TAXI SERVICES - for a full list, click here taxi hire


South Somerset has great train links for travel all over the country from these stations:

  • Castle Cary Station, Station Wharf, Castle Cary BA7 7PE
  • Crewkerne Station, Station Road, Crewkerne TA18 8AL Tel: 0845 6000 650
  • Templecombe Station, Station Road, Templecombe, BA8 0JR
  • Yeovil Pen Mill Station, Station Approach, Sherborne Road, Yeovil BA21 5DD Tel: 0845 7000 125
  • Yeovil Junction Station, Stoford, Yeovil BA22 9UU Tel: 0845 6000 650